Patrick Sung has come up with this very cool and very practical solution to irregular packaging. Called the Universal Packaging System or “UPACKS”, the packaging is made from individual cardboard sheets. But what makes the box bendable and shapeable to any object are the triangle shapes etched into the cardboard piece. And low and behold, it can also be shaped into a regular four-sided box shape.
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